Sentence Examples


  • But the terms passport and sea-letter are often used indiscriminately.
  • Chinese literary examinations ceased to be a passport to office.
  • The violation of a passport, or safe conduct, is a grave breach of international law.
  • In 1138 Conrad of Hohenstaufen was elected German king, 1 He protested against the passport system as likely to lead to a war with France, for which he preferred not to be responsible (Letter to Wilmowski, Denkw.
  • The offence in the United States is punishable by fine and imprisonment where the passport or safe conduct is granted under the authority of the United States (Act of Congress, April 30, 1790).